Romeo and Juliet – Preview

A close cast and crew underline the generational aspects of Shakespeare's tale of conflict, all in a female offenders unit

A word from the stalls

Miriam Nemmaoui accosts a teary-eyed audience member emerging from the Burton Taylor Studio, after the final showing of STOP

The Oxford Revue: ‘Wasted’, and ‘Group Work’ Reviews – “More time...

The audience is left wanting more from the writing at The Oxford Revue's two Fringe shows.

Parliament Square – ‘an assemblage of half-formed thoughts’

The Bush Theatre’s production of James Fritz’s new play fails to live up to its full potential, writes John Livesey

Preview: Three Men in a Boot: A Rather Sketchy Show

If your finger isn’t on the pulse of the Oxford comedy scene, this comic extravaganza may be just the thing you need to pull...

Travesties Preview – ‘I have never felt so threatened by a...

Isabella Welch sees a lot of promise in a dynamic adaptation of Tom Stoppard's hidden gem

“Love and humanity scattered amid the horror”

Emily Lawford enjoys a genuinely frightening production of Macbeth

Preview: Bang Bang You’re Dead

Amaris Proctor looks forward to seeing this darkly playful production

“Its clear, accessible acting makes intelligible a foreign tongue”

Martin Newman is captivated by the Oxford Italian Play, 'Mistero!'

Victory preview – ‘a truly fantastical world’

Sumptuous visuals, dark comedy and literary flair make this production one not to miss

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